First Aid Level 1

Basic First Aid (Level 1)

Overview and Objectives

Delegates will be taught the basic principles and techniques of first aid and safety.

Training & Evaluation

Training on a 50% theoretical and 50% practical basis.
Evaluation on at least 30% theoretical and 50% practical basis.
Compulsory CPR evaluation.

Course Outline

This course consists of 15 topics
Topic 1Principles of first aid and safety
Topic 2Legal compliance
Topic 3Basic anatomy
Topic 4Physiology
Topic 5Primary and secondary survey
Topic 6Emergency scene management and triage
Topic 7Artificial respiration and CPR
Topic 8Airway obstruction (Choking)
Topic 9Wounds and bleeding
Topic 10Soft tissue injuries, infections and burns
Topic 11Shock
Topic 12Unconsciousness
Topic 13Fractures
Topic 14Head and brain injuries
Topic 15Heart attack and strokes

First Aid Level 1

Who should attend?

All employees.

Course Prerequisite



1.5 Days


R715,00 (excl. VAT)


  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch (Day 1 Only) & Refreshments
  • Certificate (recognised by the Department of Labour) on successful completion of the course
    Note: Certificate is valid for a period of 3 years from date of issue
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OHS First Aid Level 1

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